US adds dozens of Chinese firms to trade blacklist

By Chris Udemans

In its latest rebuke against China, the United States said on Friday that it will add nearly three dozen Chinese companies and institutions to a trade blacklist over their alleged involvement in human rights abuses or their ties to the country’s milita…

AI firm Sensetime mulls $1 billion fundraise

By Chris Udemans

Sensetime, one of China’s highest-profile artificial intelligence startups, is looking to raise $1 billion after seeing wider adoption of the company’s technology during the coronavirus pandemic.

Why it matters: Fresh funding for Sensetime could si…